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Cosmetologist Job Description Sample

Cosmetologist Job Description Sample

This cosmetologist sample job description can be used to help you create a job advert that will attract candidates who are qualified for the job. Feel free to revise this job description to meet your specific job duties and job requirements.

Job Title: Cosmetologist

Cosmetologist Job Purpose:

Performs daily duties that serve customers, including haircuts, manicures, pedicures, and any service the customer requires. Initiates new ideas based on current fashions and trends.

Cosmetologist Job Duties:

  • Performs haircuts based on the desires and needs of the client
  • Performs manicures and pedicures
  • Establishes service hours
  • Performs any waxing procedures based on client specifications
  • Offers advice to client based on the latest trends and designer fashions
  • Performs hair dyes
  • Provides various beauty consultation services to clients
  • Schedules individuals for large-scale events such as proms, weddings, and formal events
  • Performs hair shampooing
  • Recommends beauty products for future beauty care needs
  • Sells products that a salon maintains as a business partner
  • Acts courteous upon meeting new clients
  • Maintains a safe work environment to maintain compliance with governmental business regulations
  • Performs personal care transformations for clients, including spa service treatments
  • Offers massages to clients based on their choice of options
  • Upsells clients to ensure return business
  • Follows up with clients after beauty procedures
  • Applies makeup to any body part, especially the face, including eyeliner, blush, concealer, foundation, and lipstick
  • Acquires knowledge of latest beauty care trends and styles
  • Provides follow-up advice to professionals
  • Schedules appointments with self and other beauticians or cosmetologists

Cosmetologist Skills and Qualifications:

Cosmetology Training, Hair Cutting and Styling, Manicures, Pedicures, Massages, Problem Solving, Scheduling, Interpersonal Communication, Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills, Basic Computational Skills, Facial Makeup Application Training, High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Experience, Innovative Hair Styling and Beauty Treatment Techniques, Some Previous Salon Experience Desirable

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